Social business and entrepreneurship are his expert themes. Craig was the founder of the learning disabilities charity Speaking Up and now runs Stepping Out, which helps public sector bodies become social enterprises.
Showing personal concern at all times really matters, writes our columnist - especially in charities
- Craig Dearden-Phillips: Why Teach First is a triumph
- Craig Dearden-Phillips: The basket-case NHS should heed three lessons from the third sector
- Craig Dearden-Phillips: We can learn from Lance Armstrong that we all lie, but there has to be a limit
- Craig Dearden-Phillips: Maybe you should abandon ship before the water comes over the side
- Craig Dearden-Phillips: Charities should reach out to social entrepreneurs
- Craig Dearden-Phillips: It's a nightmare finding good staff
- Craig Dearden-Phillips: Let's forget the naysayers and follow the Olympics' example of self-belief
- Craig Dearden-Phillips: Ostrich, salami-slicer, aggregator - which of these will your council be?
- Craig Dearden-Phillips: When charities hide the facts from people, where does that leave the truth?
- Craig Dearden-Phillips: Why do charities dance to the tune of collaboration?
- Craig Dearden-Phillips: For those losing jobs in the sector - here's how to survive as a consultant
- Craig Dearden-Phillips: The dance of deceit on outcomes is not all our fault, but it is still going on
- Craig Dearden-Phillips: Changes to employment law will be welcomed up and down the country
- Craig Dearden-Phillips: tough times - but a space is opening up for enterprising charities
- Craig Dearden-Phillips: austerity will bite even harder in 2012
- Craig Dearden-Phillips: Cry freedom - no third sector convert wants to return to the public domain
- Craig Dearden-Phillips: The relationship between chair and chief executive is always a tricky one
- Craig Dearden-Phillips: Sadly, the Transition Fund lets failing charities keep their heads in the sand
- Craig Dearden-Phillips: Adventurers, ditherers and micro-managers
- Craig Dearden-Phillips: Talent is overrated in the sector
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- Chief executives invited to vote online for Britain's Most Admired Charities
- The Big Lottery Fund names Dawn Austwick as its new chief executive
- Leadership and skills review calls for graduate training scheme for the voluntary sector
- HM Revenue & Customs publishes guidance for charities on retail Gift Aid rules
- Statutory funding for charities 'will fall by £1.7bn between 2010/11 and 2017/18'
- Unite calls for an end to unpaid internships in charities
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